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Posted on: April 29, 2021

MEDIA ALERT: Birthplace of Route 66 Festival press conference at 2 p.m. today


Please join the City and partners today at 2 p.m. in front of the Springfield sign on the west side of the Discovery Center of Springfield, 438 E. St. Louis, for a press conference announcing the details of the 2021 Birthplace of Route 66 Festival, planned for Aug. 13 and 14. If you are unable to join us in person, tune in on the festival’s Facebook page @birthplaceofroute66festival or at


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